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Helmet of Jim Adams

Flag of U.S.A. Jim Adams

nationality American born January 28, 1937 hometown Los Angeles, California died April 17, 2007 place of death Los Angeles, California

Racing career summary

Races entered131
Wins3
Podiums12
Pole positions3
Fastest laps2
Race win percentage2.3%
Podium percentage9.2%

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

2003Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing3 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1990Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1988Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Racing10 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing11 races3 wins4 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1983Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1982Racing10 races0 wins2 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1967Racing6 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1966Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1965Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1964Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Jim Adams

2003 SPEED World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
16th65Motor Coach Ind/AMADAS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3 Cup3.6L F6 NAToyo
Click to show race results for SPEED World Challenge - GT 2003.

2002 American Le Mans Series - LMP675

PositionPointsTeam
16th57AB Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pilbeam MP84Nissan 3.0Avon

2001 American Le Mans Series - LMP675

PositionPointsTeam
14th19Southern Comfort Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pilbeam MP84Nissan 3.0Avon

1991 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th40Dyson Racing, Hotchkis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962
Spice SE90P (Pontiac)

1990 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th48Hotchkis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962
Spice SE90P (Pontiac)

1989 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th40Hotchkis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962

1988 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
23rd34Hotchkis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962

1987 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th82Hotchkis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962

1986 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
30th21Hotchkis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 83G (Porsche)
Porsche 962

1985 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Jaguar Group 44
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar XJR-5Jaguar 6.0Goodyear

1985 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
39th8Group 44, Hotchkis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar XJR-5
March 83G (Porsche)

1984 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th30Holbert Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962

1984 IMSA GTU Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th63All American Racers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
92311
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Celica

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Cooke Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T610 (Cosworth)

1983 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
26th27Cooke Racing, Chris Cord Racing, Bayside Disposal Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T600 (Chevrolet)
Lola T600 (Porsche)

1982 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
80th4Cooke Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T610 (Ford)
Porsche 935 K3

1982 Budweiser/7-Eleven Can-Am Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Cooke Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T610 (Ford)

1982 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th43Cooke Racing, Chris Cord Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80220
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T600 (Chevrolet)

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
74th32Chris Cord Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Monza

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Chris Cord
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Monza
Click to show race results for World Challenge for Endurance Drivers 1980.

1980 World Sportscar Championship - GTX

PositionPointsTeam
0Chris Cord
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Monza

1980 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
23rd0Chris Cord
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet MonzaChevrolet 5.7

1979 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Chris Cord Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Monza

1979 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
41st0Chris Cord Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet MonzaChevrolet 5.7Goodyear

1978 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Chris Cord Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Monza

1978 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Chris Cord Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet MonzaChevrolet 5.7Goodyear

1977 Molson Diamond 6 Hour Trans-Am and World Manufacturers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
19th0Chris Cord Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet MonzaChevrolet 5.7

1971 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
25th7Earle-Cord Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 612PFerrari 5.0
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1971.

1970 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
19th14Earle-Cord Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 512 SFerrari 5.0
Ferrari 612 PFerrari 5.0
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1970.

1967 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Hollywood Sports Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M1A/BChevrolet 5.7
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1967.

1967 Trans-American Sedan Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Grady Davis, Shelby American, Terlingua Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford MustangFord 4.7
Click to show race results for Trans-American Sedan Championship 1967.

1967 Trans-American Sedan Championship - Under 2.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Allan Moffat Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Cortina LotusFord 1.6
Click to show race results for Trans-American Sedan Championship - Under 2.0 1967.

1967 United States Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Hollywood Sport Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren Elva Mk IIChevrolet

1966 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Hollywood Sport Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M1A/BFord 4.6
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1966.

1965 12 Hours of Sebring

PositionPointsTeam
21st0Shelby-American
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe

1964 12 Hours of Sebring

PositionPointsTeam
22nd0Kjelle Qvale
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
MGB
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